The Gujarat state government announced the change in the eligibility criteria for admission to class 1 to schools affiliated with the Gujarat state board.
According to a statement issued by Director Primary Education, Government of Gujarat, “From 2023-24 onwards, it would be compulsory for a child to have completed six years of age, as on 1st June”.
The news about change in the age criteria of class 1 students for admission will be 6 years from 2023-24 was officially confirmed by the Director of primary education’s office of the education department of the state.
The officials issued a circular on 23rd December 2020 to all districts education department , municipal corporation administrative office and to entire state for not creating any problem for the parents.
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